On this day at the Euros, July 7: France kickstart decline of world champions Germany at Euro 2016

France vs Germany, Euro 2016
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July 7, Euro 2016 semi-final: France 2-0 Germany

All well and good icing Iceland but what about the implacable Teutons? France haven't beaten them at a major tournament since 1958 – Patrick Battiston's teeth, etc - and were even playing Germany during the friendly at which the Bataclan attacks started. But no: France prevail in Marseille as a Griezmann double does for the Deutschlanders.

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